Lands at #1 on the Independent Record Label Current Albums Chart
Makes Me Sick, the recently released new album from New Found Glory has landed at the #1 spot on the Record Label Independent Current Albums. Additionally, the album secured the #2 spot on the Current Alternative Albums, #5 for Top Current Rock Albums, #5 for LP Vinyl Albums, #11 for Current Digital Albums, #12 for Top Current Albums, #12 for Top Albums by Strata, #14 for Top Internet, #18 for Current Physical Albums and #39 for Billboard Top 200 charts.
Makes Me Sick also charted in Canada landing at #14 on their Top Alternative Chart, along with a #38 for Top Digital Albums and the #102 spot in their Top 200. In Japan, the album is currently at #12 on their International Chart, #33 on the Independent Chart and #140 in their Top 200. In the UK, the album secured the #55 spot on the OCC Albums Chart.
The album has seen incredible praise with fans and press alike with Newsday saying, “All these pop-punk anthems champion taking chances and evolving.” Additionally, Alternative Press praised that “Makes Me Sick combines the fun factor of albums like Sticks And Stones and Radiosurgery with some of the musical poise and maturity of Coming Home-and, in the process, creates enough slight sonic diversions to give longtime fans something new to enjoy” and Chorus.fm celebrated that “NFG continued to push their brand of pop-punk towards different genres and ideas, but Makes Me Sick is the record that finally puts it all together into one cohesive, consistent LP.”
Fans can purchase the album on iTunes, Amazon, Best Buy or online, and stream it on Spotify. The album, produced by Aaron Sprinkle (MxPx, Anberlin, Acceptance) and mixed by Tom Lord-Alge (U2, The Rolling Stones, Blink 182), takes risks, introduces new sounds and proves that after 20 years, New Found Glory is here to stay.
Most recently, New Found Glory released a new song and music video for “Party on Apocalypse.” The video can be seen HERE and streamed on Spotify and Apple Music. Coming off a string of sold-out shows, including a stop in NYC with visits to Rolling Stone,Billboard, Inked Magazine and UFC, this is the band’s second video released from the upcoming 10-track album. The band also previously released a “Stand By Me”-inspired video for Happy Being Miserable, which can be seen at http://smarturl.it/
The band is currently on the road for a massive 20 Years of Pop Punk anniversary tour, which is nearly sold out. Select dates have remaining tickets and many cities still have VIP upgrades available at newfoundglory.com. Exclusive bundles are available through Ticketmaster and include a download of Makes Me Sick.
New Found Glory also partnered with Urban Outfitters on a limited edition vinyl variant of Makes Me Sick. Space 15 Twentyhosted a very special event for fans that included an intimate full band performance and exclusive merchandise.